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Clothing That Protects You from the Sun

You always need to apply sunscreen to exposed skin. But for the rest of your body, Ultraviolet Protection Factor (UPF) clothing can provide even better coverage since there's no chance you'll miss a spot. All of these items have a UPF rating of at least 30, which means only one-thirtieth of the sun's rays reach the skin through the fabric. In comparison, a typical cotton T-shirt has a UPF of 5.

By Christine Mattheis

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Asics Favorite Short Sleeve
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Asics Favorite Short Sleeve

This semi-fitted workout top is made from quick-drying, odor-eliminating fabric.

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